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Supporting Babies and Families Where They Live

Zero to Three Policy Center

This fact sheet has policy recommendations and recommends specific programs to support home visiting programs to promote healthy social and emotional development in the prenatal to pre-kindergarten

Evaluating Early Care and Education Programs: A Review of Research Methods and Findings

Erickson Institute Herr Research Center for Children and Social Policy

This report presents a detailed review of the most notable recent or ongoing research studies that examine the relationship between early care and education (ECE) program participation and child de

Evaluation: Best Practices & Challenges for PDs

New Grantee Evaluation Meeting 2009
January 30, 2009 - 9:30am - 3:00pm

Strategic Use of Evaluation

Fresno Unified School District
Fresno, California

Think evaluation is best saved for measuring outcomes?

The Challenges of Adaptation

Burke County Public Schools
Burke County, North Carolina

Like many other project directors, Melissa Streppa, a Prevention/Early Intervention grantee in Burke County, North Carolina, knew that successful implementation of an evidence-based program would b

National Cross-Site Evaluation

The cross-site evaluation (CSE) synthesizes evaluation findings across all Project LAUNCH grant sites to assess overall Project LAUNCH implementation at the state, community, and tribal levels, as well as outcomes for children, families, and systems.

The CSE addresses three over-arching evaluation questions linking the strategies and goals of Project LAUNCH:

Grantee-Specific Evaluation

Grantees design and carry out evaluation activities to assess the implementation of their Project LAUNCH projects and to determine the outcomes associated with project activities within their states, tribes, communities, and the District of Columbia.

Community Health Status Indicators (CHSI) Report

US Department of Health and Human Services

This report provides an overview of key health indicators for local communities to encourage dialogue about actions that can be taken to improve a community's health.

A Guide to Resources for Creating, Locating, and Using Child and Youth Indicator Data

Child Trends and Kids Count

This guide provides brief descriptions of data and information resources available to those who work in the child and youth indicators field.